The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 74 45 71
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +26
Contract jobs citing MS Project 16 44 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.28% 3.51% 1.19%
As % of the Applications category 11.19% 18.57% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 36 10
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£475 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £243 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £523 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.70 £18.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+76.11% -45.45%
MS Project
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
143 237 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 11.43% 18.88% 15.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 119 90
Average daily rate £392 £325 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.53% +1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £120 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 18
Average hourly rate £15.75 £18.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.69% +25.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.90 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £59.40 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Project across the Surrey region.

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Surrey region.

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -1 7 £508 +30.96% 1
Egham - 2 £450 -
Chertsey - 1 - -
Redhill - 1 £475 -
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 25 (54.35%) PRINCE2
2 20 (43.48%) MS Excel
3 19 (41.30%) Finance
4 17 (36.96%) Project Management
5 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
5 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
8 9 (19.57%) Waterfall
9 8 (17.39%) MS Visio
9 8 (17.39%) SAP
9 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (15.22%) PMP
10 7 (15.22%) PMI Certification
10 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
10 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (15.22%) Project Planning
10 7 (15.22%) QA
11 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
12 5 (10.87%) Change Management
12 5 (10.87%) Firewall
12 5 (10.87%) MS Office
12 5 (10.87%) Migration
12 5 (10.87%) Use Case
12 5 (10.87%) Analytics
12 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
12 5 (10.87%) Time Management
12 5 (10.87%) APMP
13 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) FileNet
2 1 (2.17%) Lync
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.39%) MS Visio
3 5 (10.87%) MS Office
4 4 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP HR
1 1 (2.17%) CA PPM
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
2 2 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) RequisitePro
1 2 (4.35%) CaliberRM
1 2 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Automotive
3 1 (2.17%) Publishing
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (78.26%) Project Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Senior Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Project Planner
4 3 (6.52%) Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Test Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) SAP Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Change Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) SAP Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Change Project Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Deputy Programme Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) XML
1 2 (4.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) PMI
2 2 (4.35%) Statistics
2 2 (4.35%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) PRINCE2
2 17 (36.96%) Project Management
3 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (19.57%) Waterfall
6 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (15.22%) Project Planning
8 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
9 5 (10.87%) Use Case
9 5 (10.87%) Change Management
9 5 (10.87%) Migration
9 5 (10.87%) Time Management
9 5 (10.87%) Analytics
10 4 (8.70%) People Management
10 4 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.70%) Data Governance
10 4 (8.70%) ERP
10 4 (8.70%) Quality Management
10 4 (8.70%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) PMP
1 7 (15.22%) PMI Certification
1 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) APMP
2 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.35%) Degree
6 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
1 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) SAP
3 4 (8.70%) Planview
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle
5 2 (4.35%) HP
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix
5 2 (4.35%) NCR
5 2 (4.35%) VMware
6 1 (2.17%) CODA
6 1 (2.17%) Remedy
6 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.17%) BMC
6 1 (2.17%) Informatica
6 1 (2.17%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.17%) Cognos